Memorial Day Service, Monday 6-7pm, Leo Pena Placita Park (Mission). Reception to follow at the Mission Historical Museum.
Dine Around 2016, Tuesday 5:30-9:30pm, starting at Glazer’s. Join the RGV Restaurant Assocation as they tour and sample food and drink from local restaurants. $60 per person.
Volunteer Programs, Wednesday 8:30am-noon, Quinta Mazatlan. If you’re off from school, now is a great time to volunteer at our beautiful historic gardens. All ages welcome.
Summer Wetland Evenings: Evening Creature Walk, Thursday 6-7:30pm, Edinburg World Birding Center. Every first Thursday of the summer.
Family Summer Nights: LIVE Reptile Adventures, Thursday 7-8pm, Quinta Mazatlan. $3 adults, $2 kids & seniors.
Toneheadz (SATX), Thursday 8pm, Tropicana Lounge (Edinburg). With local guests Evolve, La Ratera, Mic Melt & Grayson. $5.
Open Mic McAllen, Friday 7-9pm, McAllen Creative Incubator. An open mic & talent search, with a chance to get booked at a future event such as Music After Hours. Sign up in advance as spaces are limited.
Cody Johnson Band, Friday 7pm, Las Palmas Race Park (Mission). With guest Sam Riggs. $20, all ages.
Boyfrndz / Hikes / Bright Like The Sun, Friday 8pm, Yerberia Cultura. Central Texas touring bands are joined by local guests DeZorah, Grayson and Mwmbwls. $8, all ages.
Stuck on Planet Earth (Ontario, Canada), Friday 9pm, The Hop Shop (Harlingen). With Ideophonic, Suary and The Shakes. No cover 21+ ($5 for 18+).
Hog Dash 6, Saturday 8am, San Benito.
It’s Hip to Chip!, Saturday 8-11am, The Laurie P. Andrews PAWS Center (Edinburg). Microchip your pet for $12 each (first 50 will be free)!
Valley Vinyls Grand Opening, Saturday noon-8pm, 1700 N 10th St, Suite D. This newly relocated local record store celebrates with a huge sale and a giveaway.
McAllen Movies in the Park, Saturday 7-10pm, Westside Park. Free admission! The first movie of the season is Minions.
The Red Ball Gala, Saturday 7-10pm, Venezzia the Venue (Brownsville). Black tie fundraiser for the American Heart Association & American Stroke Association. Tickets: $125.
RGV FC vs San Antonio FC, Saturday 7:30pm, UTRGV Soccer Complex (Edinburg). $15 general admission.
The Cancion Cannibal Cabaret, Saturday 8pm, The Prelude (Harlingen). “A Punk Musical” by local poet and playwright Amalia Ortiz. $3 cover.
Dirty Reggae Party, Saturday 8pm, America’s Best Value Inn-Medical Center (San Benito). Cool Under Fire, Los Rude Waves, and Ocean Breeze Avenue perform. $5.
Young Girls (Houston), Saturday 8pm, Yerberia Cultura. With Good Ghost, Quiet Kids and The Shakes. All ages.
Casket of Cassandra (ATX), Saturday 8pm, Thirsty Monkey. With guests Never Buried, Blast Perversion, Fed of Me and more. $5 for 21+ ($10 for 18+).
Photography Exhibition by Denise Lecusay, Saturday 8:30pm, Space 16th. “Saints and Sinners: An Allegorical Study” is the name of this solo exhibition. All artwork will be on sale. Live music. $5, BYOB with proper ID.
Hip Hop at the Hop Shop 2, Saturday 9pm, The Hop Shop (Harlingen). Featuring Primitive Minds / LB Nation 7, Evolve, Toneheadz and more. $3 cover 21+ ($6 18+).
Rock Hard at Simon Sez, Saturday 9pm, Simon Sez. October Roar, Stellar Adam and the Officer and more perform. $5, 21+ only.
Barbacoa, Big Red y Bud Light, Sunday 11am-4pm, Suerte Bar & Grill. Suerte hosts a unique brunch for the first time, offering exactly what the name says.
Sunday Speaker Series, Sunday 2-4pm, Museum of South Texas History (Edinburg). Diana Dominguez, associate professor at UTRGV, presents “Sharp as nails, and just as hard”: Women in the South Texas Vaquero Tradition. Included in general admission.
Thisistoodifficult, Sunday 8pm, The Prelude (Harlingen). With Pinky Swear, Jesika & La Ratera. $5, all ages.
Welcome to the new WhatMcAllen! Have a look around and tell us what you think.